YADKINVILLE — A knitting class series will be held at the library on Tuesdays from noon to 1 p.m. Participants will begin with learning the basic knitting stitches and begin knitting a beginner scarf or beginner dishcloth. Classes are taught by Michelle Spillman of Yadkinville. Knitting classes are free and all materials will be provided. No advanced registration is required.
Our NWRL website has added an app for a Summer Reading book club for students and adults to set and track their summer reading goals. Log onto www.nwrl.org and click on the box on the right side of the homepage that is labeled “book club.” Enter your library card and pin number to get registered. If you need your library card number or pin, please contact your local library.
The library is always on the lookout for items for our display case. If you have a collection or know of someone who has a collection that you would like to have on display, please call the library at 336-679-8792.
If you are you interested in tracing your family roots or need help in learning to use Ancestry.com, the library offers a free workshop, with volunteers, J.E. Brown and Patricia Rogers. Classes are now being offered on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. or Thursdays at 1 p.m. at the Yadkin County Public Library. In addition, all NWRL libraries offer free access to the Ancestry.com Library Edition throughout this year. No advanced registration is required and all workshops are free and open to the public. Come join us for an informative session!
Do you have a new tablet or eReader? NWRL offers free eBooks for library patrons for checkout through our website. Just log onto www.nwrl.org and click on the eBooks icon on the right side of the page. Need help with getting started? Stop by your local NWRL branch and pick up a brochure or ask a librarian for help.
Yadkin County Public Library, located at 233 E. Main Street, is a member of the Northwestern Regional Library system, comprised of libraries in Alleghany, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin counties. The library’s normal operating hours are as follows: Mondays and Thursdays 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.